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Motor racing - 17 Jan 2005
INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 17, 2004) -- SPEED Channel will air all 10 Trans-Am Series races during the 2005 season. The 2005 Trans-Am campaign, the Series' 40th consecutive season, will air in one-hour time slots on a tape-delayed basis. Airdates and times will be announced soon.
Motor racing - 17 Jan 2005
The new management line-up at the Red Bull Racing Team was completed today with Günther Steiner officially confirmed as the team's Technical Director.
Motor racing - 17 Jan 2005
Toyota Motorsport GmbH has joined forces with the German Red Cross to open the doors of its Formula 1 factory to raise money for the Asian Tsunami appeal.<BR>
Motor racing - 14 Jan 2005
Toyota Motorsport GmbH has joined forces with the German Red Cross to open the doors of its Formula 1 factory to raise money for the Asian Tsunami appeal.
Motor racing - 14 Jan 2005
The new management line-up at the Red Bull Racing Team was completed today with Günther Steiner officially confirmed as the team's Technical Director.
Motor racing - 13 Jan 2005
The opening round of the 2005 A1 Grand Prix series will be at Brands Hatch in the UK.
Motor racing - 13 Jan 2005
INDIANAPOLIS (January 13, 2005) – The Champ Car World Series today finalized its 2005 television schedule, announcing a return to SPEED Channel for seven of the 14 Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford events, beginning with live coverage of the inaugural Grand Prix of Edmonton July 17.
Motor racing - 13 Jan 2005
The opening round of the 2005 A1 Grand Prix series will be at Brands Hatch in the UK. The announcement was made today at the Autosport International Exhibition where A1 Grand Prix President, Sheikh Maktoum was accompanied by Jonathan Palmer, MotorSport Vision Chief Executive, and also by John Surtees, Chairman of the British A1 Grand Prix Team.
Motor racing - 13 Jan 2005
Jerez, Spain, 13th January 2005: As West McLaren Mercedes drivers Kimi Raikkonen and Juan Pablo Montoya began testing together for the first time at the Jerez circuit in Spain earlier today, the occasion was marked with global communications provider AT&T's branding appearing on both drivers' overalls and Formula One cars for the first time.
Motor racing - 13 Jan 2005
INDIANAPOLIS (January 13, 2005) – The Champ Car World Series today finalized its 2005 television schedule, announcing a return to SPEED Channel for seven of the 14 Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford events, beginning with live coverage of the inaugural Grand Prix of Edmonton July 17.
Motor racing - 13 Jan 2005
12 January 2005 - Martin Brundle and Mark Blundell have set up a new company, 2MB Sports Management Ltd, to provide a management service for racing drivers.
Motor racing - 13 Jan 2005
12 January 2005../Martin Brundle and Mark Blundell have set up a new company, 2MB Sports Management Ltd, to provide a management service for racing drivers.
Motor racing - 10 Jan 2005
The A1 Grand Prix car will run at the Dubai Autodrome on 26th and 27th January, in a two-day testing and display programme organised by A1 Grand Prix President, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Al Maktoum and sponsored by IMGG (Ilyas Mustafa Galadari Group).
Motor racing - 10 Jan 2005
Haymarket Publishing, the United Kingdom’s largest private magazine publisher, and Kaizar.Com, Inc. of Newport Beach, California, have finalised an agreement to merge their Autosport.com and Atlas F1 websites.
Motor racing - 10 Jan 2005
The A1 Grand Prix car will run at the Dubai Autodrome on 26th and 27th January, in a two-day testing and display programme organised by A1 Grand Prix President, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Al Maktoum and sponsored by IMGG (Ilyas Mustafa Galadari Group).
Motor racing - 10 Jan 2005
Haymarket Publishing, the United Kingdom’s largest private magazine publisher, and Kaizar.Com, Inc. of Newport Beach, California, have finalised an agreement to merge their Autosport.com and Atlas F1 websites. The deal will combine the strengths of both sites, producing the best online motorsport subscription service in the world.
Motor racing - 10 Jan 2005
BARH Limited, the new 55/45 joint venture between British American Tobacco and Honda Motor Co., Ltd, has completed the acquisition of the B*A*R Formula One racing team from administrators Grant Thornton.
Motor racing - 07 Jan 2005
INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 6, 2004) Ñ The Champ Car World Series, which operates the Trans-Am Series, and the Sports Car Club of America have agreed to extend an agreement granting Champ Car the marketing and promotional rights to the Trans-Am name. The agreement is an extension of a pact originally signed in 2003.
Motor racing - 07 Jan 2005
The Champ Car World Series, which operates the Trans-Am Series, and the Sports Car Club of America have agreed to extend an agreement granting Champ Car the marketing and promotional rights to the Trans-Am name.
Motor racing - 06 Jan 2005
London, January 6th 2005. The Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), currently the world’s 6th largest bank, today announced it is joining forces with BMW WilliamsF1 Team as major sponsor in a multi-year deal starting with the 2005 season.
Motor racing - 06 Jan 2005
The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today announced that the<BR>Dräxlmaier Group and W.L. Gore &amp; Associates will join the team as official suppliers for the 2005 Formula One season and beyond.<BR>
Motor racing - 06 Jan 2005
The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today confirmed that Oris SA of Switzerland, the premium timepiece maker, will upgrade its sponsorship engagement and will be an on-car sponsor with the team for 2005 and beyond.<BR>
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2005
Munich, 5 January 2005. The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today announced that the Dräxlmaier Group and W.L. Gore & Associates will join the team as official suppliers for the 2005 Formula One season and beyond.
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2005
Oxford, UK & Hölstein, Switzerland, January 5, 2005. The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today confirmed that Oris SA of Switzerland, the premium timepiece maker, will upgrade its sponsorship engagement and will be an on-car sponsor with the team for 2005 and beyond.
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2005
The President and Chairman of A1 Grand Prix, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Al Maktoum, today announced a number of personnel changes to A1 Grand Prix.
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2005
The Champ Car World Series has announced the addition of two public relations veterans to the Champ Car Public Relations staff, including the hiring of Steve Shunck as the Director of Public Relations.
Motor racing - 04 Jan 2005
The President and Chairman of A1 Grand Prix, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Al Maktoum, today announced a number of personnel changes to A1 Grand Prix.
Motor racing - 04 Jan 2005
INDIANAPOLIS (January 3, 2005) – The Champ Car World Series today announced the addition of two public relations veterans to the Champ Car Public Relations staff, including the hiring of Steve Shunck as the Director of Public Relations.
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
<SPAN>Formula One sponsors gained from the increased number of races in 2004.</SPAN>
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
Colin Osborne, President of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) since 2001, has been re-elected for a further two years as Chairman of the Board of CAMS.
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
Formula One sponsors gained from the increased number of races in 2004. Team sponsor exposure was up by 17% on 2003. In addition on board cameras helped car exposure jump +29%. Despite lower audiences overall, sponsor value increased by 11%, giving excellent value for brands according to the Global Formula One report produced by Sports Marketing Surveys.
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
Colin Osborne, President of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport&nbsp;(CAMS) since 2001, has been re-elected for a further two years as Chairman of the Board of CAMS.
Motor racing - 21 Dec 2004
Premium TV, the broadband and mobile sports and entertainment content business, has signed a deal with International Sportsworld Communicators (ISC) to co-exploit the new media rights for FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). The deal will focus on maximising the new media platform for WRC and its users via the creation of new WRC broadband, mobile and commercial website products.
Motor racing - 21 Dec 2004
Premium TV, the broadband and mobile sports and entertainment content business, has signed a deal with International Sportsworld Communicators (ISC) to co-exploit the new media rights for FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).
Motor racing - 20 Dec 2004
Sports & Entertainment Television Ltd ('SET'), the distribution company launched this Summer by former Gillette World Sport/TV Corporation PLC executives, has announced an output deal with MotorsTV to supply a block of youth entertainment programming every week throughout 2005.
Motor racing - 20 Dec 2004
The Board of Touring Car Entrants Group (TEGA) has unanimously reappointed General Manager Kelvin O’Reilly for a further three years, underpinning the work of the key V8 Supercar Championship Series figure.
Motor racing - 20 Dec 2004
The Board of Touring Car Entrants Group (TEGA) has unanimously reappointed General Manager Kelvin O’Reilly for a further three years, underpinning the work of the key V8 Supercar Championship Series figure.
Motor racing - 16 Dec 2004
The A1 Grand Prix race series completed one of its most significant steps to date in the run up&nbsp; to&nbsp; the&nbsp; first&nbsp; Championship&nbsp; in&nbsp; autumn&nbsp; 2005,&nbsp; when&nbsp; it&nbsp; activated&nbsp; a&nbsp; contract&nbsp; with&nbsp; Lola&nbsp; Cars International&nbsp; for&nbsp; the&nbsp; production&nbsp; and&nbsp; purchase&nbsp; of&nbsp; 50&nbsp; A1&nbsp; Grand&nbsp; Prix&nbsp; cars.
Motor racing - 16 Dec 2004
The A1 Grand Prix race series completed one of its most significant steps to date in the run up to the first Championship in autumn 2005, when it activated a contract with Lola Cars International for the production and purchase of 50 A1 Grand Prix cars.
Motorcycling - 15 Dec 2004
BSI has signed a landmark four year agreement with Denmark’s national broadcaster Denmarks Radio (DR) and foremost cable and satellite channel dk4, to broadcast the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP) and FIM Speedway World Cup (SWC).
Motorcycling - 15 Dec 2004
BSI has signed a landmark four year agreement with Denmark’s national broadcaster Denmarks Radio (DR) and foremost cable and satellite channel dk4, to broadcast the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP) and FIM Speedway World Cup (SWC).
Motor racing - 14 Dec 2004
INDIANAPOLIS (December 13, 2004) – The Champ Car World Series today announced a set of new television partners for 2005, reaching agreements with CBS Sports and NBC for the upcoming Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford season.
Motor racing - 14 Dec 2004
8 December, 2004 – In an era when commercial clutter and ad avoidance is an increasing problem, F1 offers a unique opportunity for sponsors to communicate with huge audiences on an annual basis. In 2004, the global cumulative average audience was 800 million. This audience is distributed across the globe, but is concentrated in those markets with most F1 and motor sport heritage. Europe alone accounts for 75 per cent of the global audience.
Motor racing - 14 Dec 2004
Initiative’s 2004 Formula One Global ViewerTrackTM report shows cumulative season viewing was higher in 2004 than in 2003.As the world’s biggest annual TV event continues to expand its race calendar, a decline in average audiences per Grand Prix indicates that although there is more for viewers to watch, more people aren’t necessarily tuning in.However, the report shows how F1 has strong potential to extend its popularity and further increase its effectiveness for sponsors and advertisers.<BR>
Motor racing - 14 Dec 2004
INDIANAPOLIS (December 13, 2004) – The Champ Car World Series today announced a set of new television partners for 2005, reaching agreements with CBS Sports and NBC for the upcoming Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford season.
Motorcycling - 13 Dec 2004
The MotoGP World Championship will continue to celebrate a Grand Prix at the Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana - Ricardo Tormo in Valencia for the next seven seasons after an agreement was signed between Dorna Sports, television and commercial rights holders to the series, and the government of the autonomous region of Valencia, the Generalitat Valenciana.
Motorcycling - 13 Dec 2004
The MotoGP World Championship will continue to celebrate a Grand Prix at the Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana - Ricardo Tormo in Valencia for the next seven seasons after an agreement was signed between Dorna Sports, television and commercial rights holders to the series, and the government of the autonomous region of Valencia, the Generalitat Valenciana.
Motor racing - 10 Dec 2004
Braselton, GA - - Prospeed GS610 Maximum Performance Brake Fluid, a revolutionary new product from Prospeed Motorsport, LLC. Has been named the Official Brake Fluid of the American Le Mans Series. The announcement was made at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) trade show in Indianapolis.
Motor racing - 10 Dec 2004
Following confirmation that the British Grand Prix will be staged at Silverstone for the next five years, John Grant, Chairman of the Motor Sports Association, governing body of motor sport in the UK, said:
Motor racing - 10 Dec 2004
Russell Anderson, the Chairman of the Association of British Kart Clubs (ABkC), has been appointed the UK’s chief representative on the governing body of world karting, the FIA’s Commission Internationale de Karting (CIK). Russell was nominated to the CIK by the Motor Sports Association and news of his appointment is a major boost for karting across the UK.
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